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His children duteous, and himself beloved,
The brighest joys of married life he proved.
And when he bowed beneath the hand of death,
His faithful wife received his parting breath,
Kiss'd his pale lip, and closed his glazing eye-
His friend through life received his dying sigh.
Oh! not unhonour'd doth Philander rest-
His children rise, and call his memory blest.'
And as the willows o'er his ashes wave,
They say, 'behold our blessed father's grave!'
See yonder contrast, Belgrave's youthful days
Were passed in pleasure's captivating ways:
His joys profane, and grovelling in the dust,
To God to man-and to himself unjust,
He knows not love, or knows it but by name;
'Twas passion brought that wretched girl to shame,
Whose death, or worse, whose life of infamy
Shall bring on him whole years of misery.
In vain may wine or music seek to win,
They cannot blunt the serpent's tooth within;
To dissipation be may bave recourse,
It cannot charm to sleep the fiend remorse ;
Unblest by fond affeciion, with no heart,
Alike in joy and grief to bear a part,
of brief existence quickly flies,
He lives unhonoured, unlamented dies.
What kindred weep upon his lordly bier ;
Who mourns him ? surely not his reckless heir.
A venal epitaph bis tomb may grace,
And show, unwept by love, his resting place.
But a few years, and moss o'ergrows the spot :
His name, his lineage, and himself, forgot.
Absence of Mind, 144.
False Alarm, a Dramatic Sketch,
Addison, anecdote of, 192.
Adieu to the Eagle, 20.
Farewell to Vienna, 96.
Albatross, the, 1.
Farewell of the Injured Ones,
Alone and not alone, 183.
An Old Man's Story, 217. Fingal's Battle Hymn, 230.
Ancient Dexterity, 18.
First Coffee-house in England,
Another Chapter on Ghosts, 132.
Assizes held by Crews, 143. First Things, 53.
Augustine R. poetry by, 20, 128, Flamingo, the, 49.
195, 241, 267.
For Miss Garland's Album, 277.
Forth to the world the trumpet's
Autumn, on, 152.
Battle Field, the, 35.
Ghosts, a chapter on, 29.
Birds. No. 1, The Albatross, 1. Gordon, anecdote of the second
No. 2, The Flamingo, 49. No. Duke of, 240.
3, The Pelican, 97. No. 4, Grub Street Writers, 192.
The Dodo, 145. No. 5, Th Hair-breadth Escape, the, 129.
Crane, 193. NO. 6, The Hum- Harp, the 90.
ming Bird, 211.
Hint for the Royal Academy,
Bloody Brow, the, 232.
Bloody League, the, 64.
Home, by L. E. L. 37.
· Broken Chain, the, 267.
, by W. C. 0. 66.
Carriages and Sedan Chairs, 239. Horoscope, the, 169,
Cecil, the Rev. Richard, 141. How oft when Memory brings
Chapter on Fairies, 148.
the thought, 10.
Chapter on Ghosts, 29.; an- Humming Bird, 241.
Pil love thee ever, 84.
Clarinda, to, 38.
Imagination, on the, 245.
Coming Out, 211.
Imprompiu to, who was
Conflagration, the, 14,
angry for my attempting to
Conjugal Secrets, 141.
kiss her, 102.
Connubial Devotion, 48, Kenilworth Castle, Lines to, 168.
Country Enjoyments, 88.
Kuraer, 11, 90.
Crane, the, 193.
Lady of ilkdale, 187.
Dead Fawn, the, 937.
Last, the, 63.
Despotism, anecdotes of, 213. Last Things, 269.
Dey of Algiers, the, 144, Laughing Horseman, the, 109.
Dodo, the, 145.
Dream, a, 200.
Lines written at Midnight, 46.
Duel, the, 139.
on leaving Scotland, 131.
Earthquake, the, 8.
Love's Last Prayer, 214.
L Maid, the, 130.
Essay on Marriage, 284.
Maid's Complaint, the, 253.
Extracts from the Commonplace Medical Anecdote, 240.
Buok of a Literary Lounger, Memory, the Voice of, 195.
141, 191, 238.
Men and Dastards, 12.
Fairies, a chapter on, 143. Mahommed's Tomb, 188.
Needwood Haunts, 107.
199. The Oath, 204.
Ode to Laura, 146.
Lullaby, ib. Coming out; 211.
Oft must the dismal tongue of Epigram, 216. Fingal's Battle
Hymn, 230. Our Village Home,
On Autumn, 152.
23. Serenade, 236. The Dead
On introducing foreign words Fawn, 237 The Parting, 243.
into the English Language, 21. Love's Last Prayer, 244. The
On painting portraits of
Farewell, 252. The Maid's
known persons for public ex. Complaint, 253. The Broken
Chain, 267. The Tower of
Opinion, on Matters of, 39. London, 275. For Miss Gar-
Our Village Home, 231.
land's Album, 277. Essay on
Parting, the, 243.
Pelican, the, 98.
Prayer during battle, 11.
Peter the Great and the Ship Recollections, a fragment, 197.
Recollections of the Coast, 217.
Poetry. Song, 4. The Maid's Reflections, 150.
Dilemma, 5. How oft when Rejoice for the sons of the brave,
Memory, 10. Men and Das.
tards, 12. The Spirit of Moon- Renee Corbeau, 205.
light, 17. Stanzas, 19. Adieu Sabbath Bell, the, 101.
to the Eagle, 20. The Shade Serenade, from the Spanish, 236.
of Napoleon, 25. Oft inust Shade of Napoleon, the, 25.
the dismal, 28. The Battle Shooting.-The Woodcock, 190
Field, 35. Home, 37. To Sketch, after Sterne, 67.
Clarinda, 38. Lines, 46. To Sleep Walker, the, 85.
52 On painting por- Song around the Tri-color, 128.
traits, 57. The Last, 63. by James Knox, 4, 138.
Home, 66. Spring, 72. I'll 152, 182.
love thee ever. 87.
by Carolus, 147,
87. Country Enjoyments, 88. Sonnei to Korner, 90.
Sonnet to Korner, 90. War Spenser, 69.
Song, 95. Farewell to Vienna, Spirit, the, of Moonlight, 17.
96. The Sabbath Bell, 101. Spring, 72.
Impromptu to -, 102. Need-Stanzas by James Knox, 19.
wood, 108. Stanzas, 127. by Gulielmus, 127.
Song around the Tri-color, to -, by J, D. 199.
128. The Lovesick Maid, Steele, Sir Richard, 191.
130. Lines, 131. Song, 139. Swift, anecdote of, 238.
The Duel, 140. Ode to Laura, Tale of the Sea, 217.
146. Song, 147. Reflections, The Maid's Dilemma, 5.
150. Song, 158. Forth to the The trumpet sounds to war's
world, ib. The trumpet sounds, alarms, 167.
167. Lines to Kenilworth To by Carolus, 52.
Castle, 168. Rejoice, rejoice, Tower of London, the, 275.
172. Farewell, 173. Song, War Song, 95.
182. The Lady of Ilkdale, Wisdom and Knowledge, 103.
187. Shooting, 190. The Voice Wizard, the, of Westminster,
of Memory, 196. Stanzas to 159.